Trip Details - White Water Kayaking

White Water Kayaking - From US$95

White Water Kayaking - From US$95

Not only is the Nile Africa’s No 1 white water rafting river, it is also the same for white water kayaking and you too can experience some of the world’s best white water from a whole new perspective when you hop out of a raft and into a kayak.

Lesson Price 

Lesson Duration

Half day Introduction to White Water
  • From USD $95.00 (min 2 people)
Full Day Introduction to White Water
  • From USD $125.00 (min 2 people)
  • 3 hours on the river
  • 5 - 6 hours on the river

All Lessons Include

  • Africa’s most experienced & qualified river crew
  • World class instruction
  • Top of the range equipment
  • All river shuttles
  • FREE Kampala – Jinja shuttle
  • Cold drinks at the end of the trip
Please note that the return shuttle to Kampala only departs at the end of our full day rafting 

Full Day Lessons Include

  • Packed lunch

Jinja Departure Points

Kampala Departure Points

  • NRE Adventure Central 09:00
  • Explorers River Camp 09:30
Pick-ups from other hotels in Jinja available on request 
  • Kampala Backpackers 06:30
  • Red Chilli Hideaway 06:30
  • Nakumatt Oasis Mall 07:00
  • Bushpig Backpackers 07:15
  • Fat Cat Backpackers 07:15
Bookings essential!

What you will need

What you will not need

  • Light clothing, shorts & t-shirt are ideal
  • Lot’s of suntan lotion
  • Towel & a change of clothes for the end of the day
  • Any medication you require
  • Money for optional extra’s 
  • Shoes in the kayak
  • Watches & jewellery
  • Any other valuables
  • Eye glasses unless necessary
  • We do not advise bringing cameras 

Minimum Age


  • 12 years
However we can run sheltered family kayak activities for kids as young as 4.
  • Under 18’s – guardian conditions apply 
  • No kayaking or swimming experience necessary, however clients should be water confident 

Optional Extras


  • T-shirt USD $20.00
  • Kayak the Nile accepts US$, UK£, Euro’s, Ugandan Shillings, Kenyan shillings & Visa card.
  • PLEASE NOTE: Due to banking regulations in Uganda we only accept US$ year 2006 & above
  • Payments by credit card will incur an 5% surcharge